Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 76 61
Rank change year-on-year +1 -15 -21
Permanent jobs citing REST 29 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.54% 2.05% 3.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.81% 5.10% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 24
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £69,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.78% +72.50% -
10th Percentile £34,350 £36,250 £30,575
90th Percentile £56,500 £70,250 £50,875
North East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +11.84% -5.00%

REST is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 426 412 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 37.30% 40.27% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 329 378 377
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,250 £25,400
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £51,500
North East median annual salary £42,500 £39,513 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.56% +5.37% -

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Tyne and Wear

REST
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for REST in Tyne and Wear

REST
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Tyne and Wear

REST
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 28 £45,000 -34.78% 17
Sunderland - 1 £40,000 - 1
REST
North East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for REST.

1 22 (75.86%) MVC
2 19 (65.52%) HTML
2 19 (65.52%) Web Services
2 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (62.07%) CSS
3 18 (62.07%) SOAP
4 17 (58.62%) Java
4 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
4 17 (58.62%) Scrum
4 17 (58.62%) JSON
4 17 (58.62%) Spring
4 17 (58.62%) Dependency Injection
5 16 (55.17%) Microservices
5 16 (55.17%) Git (software)
5 16 (55.17%) Hibernate
6 15 (51.72%) Web Development
7 14 (48.28%) Subversion
7 14 (48.28%) JIRA
7 14 (48.28%) Spring MVC
7 14 (48.28%) Selenium
7 14 (48.28%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (48.28%) JPA
7 14 (48.28%) Docker
7 14 (48.28%) Confluence
7 14 (48.28%) Cucumber
7 14 (48.28%) Bitbucket
7 14 (48.28%) Jenkins
8 12 (41.38%) BDD
8 12 (41.38%) Gradle
8 12 (41.38%) GitLab

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (48.28%) Confluence
2 10 (34.48%) Apache Solr
3 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) JBoss
4 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (17.24%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (55.17%) Git (software)
2 14 (48.28%) Bitbucket
2 14 (48.28%) Cucumber
2 14 (48.28%) Jenkins
2 14 (48.28%) JIRA
2 14 (48.28%) Selenium
2 14 (48.28%) Subversion
3 12 (41.38%) GitLab
3 12 (41.38%) Gradle
3 12 (41.38%) JUnit
3 12 (41.38%) Maven
4 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
5 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
7 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
8 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 17 (58.62%) Java Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Software Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) .NET Software Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Backend Developer
7 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (6.90%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) React Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (65.52%) HTML
1 19 (65.52%) Web Services
2 18 (62.07%) CSS
2 18 (62.07%) SOAP
3 17 (58.62%) JSON
3 17 (58.62%) Spring
4 16 (55.17%) Hibernate
5 14 (48.28%) JPA
5 14 (48.28%) Spring MVC
6 12 (41.38%) jQuery
6 12 (41.38%) Spring Boot
7 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
7 10 (34.48%) HTML5
8 9 (31.03%) .NET
9 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
10 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (17.24%) Node.js
12 4 (13.79%) OAuth
12 4 (13.79%) RESTful
13 3 (10.34%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.45%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) MVC
2 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (58.62%) Dependency Injection
3 17 (58.62%) Scrum
4 16 (55.17%) Microservices
5 15 (51.72%) Web Development
6 14 (48.28%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (41.38%) BDD
7 12 (41.38%) TDD
8 10 (34.48%) Enterprise Search
9 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
10 5 (17.24%) Load Testing
10 5 (17.24%) MVVM
11 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
11 2 (6.90%) Continuous Deployment
11 2 (6.90%) Customer-Centricity
11 2 (6.90%) Decision-Making
11 2 (6.90%) DevOps
11 2 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (6.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Java
1 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (31.03%) C#
3 4 (13.79%) Java 8
4 2 (6.90%) Java 9
4 2 (6.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft